Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Category: Industry Resources

Wanted: People who understand numbers and business

Posted on June 12th, by Lougie in Career, HR Management, Human Resources, Recruitment. Comments Off on Wanted: People who understand numbers and business

Evan Garmaise describes himself as a bit of a gearhead and a numbers guy who’s interested in management. He says it was hard to find a role that combines his talents, despite his computer science degree and MBA. So the 32-year-old analyst was excited to spot an ad for a program that provides training in … Read More »


What Your Employees Need From You

Posted on June 11th, by Henry Goldbeck in HR Management, Human Resources, Recruitment. Comments Off on What Your Employees Need From You

What Your Employees Need From You
Your employees spend a minimum of 40 hours a week at the office. In some cases they spend more time at work than with their family or friends. Creating a welcoming and comfortable surrounding will go a long way towards creating a solid reputation as a top employer. Companies like Infosys and Google brought out the big guns. Infosys tries to foster a culture of fun by building a bowling alley into their office.

BC’s Accountants Unite under Chartered Professional Accountant Designation

Posted on June 3rd, by Karen Epp in Career, Career Development, Finance, Karen Epp. Comments Off on BC’s Accountants Unite under Chartered Professional Accountant Designation

The Chairs and CEOs of the Certified Management Accountants Society of BC (CMA BC) and the Certified General Accountants Association of BC (CGA-BC), and the President and CEO of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC (ICABC) have signed an agreement to pursue a merger. The three self-regulated accounting professions are working to unite under … Read More »

Engineering Blogs and Associations

Posted on May 12th, by Lougie in Engineering. Comments Off on Engineering Blogs and Associations

Engineering Blogs

Central Science –news, notes and musings from C & EN

Engineering Ethics Blog

Civil Engineering Central

PhD’s Blog

Design News – Design Engineering

I think Mining – Jack Caldwell

 

Engineering Professional Associations

Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)

Canadian Council of Professional Engineers (CCPE)

Canadian Federation of Engineering Students (CFES)

Canadian Society of Professional Engineers (CSPE)

Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC)

Association of Consulting Engineers of … Read More »

Canadian Labour and Employment Laws Resources

Posted on May 8th, by Lougie in Human Resources, Industry Resources. 1 Comment

We have compiled a list of new Canadian Labour and Employment Laws links

BC Workplace Standards Comparison – IPM Management Training and Development
Restrictive Covenant in Employment Contract Unreasonable and Unenforceable – Heydary Hamilton
Facebook Taunts Reprehensible, But Are They Just Cause For Dismissal? – Miller Thomson
Rogue Ontario Employer Sentenced to Jail for ESA Violations. A Good First … Read More »